Administrators at KPMG have been formally appointed to Cruden Group, Cruden Construction and Cruden Property Services, after Place North West revealed that the Warrington-based firm was on the brink of collapse.
The developer – a joint venture between Peel Logistics Property, asset manager Mira Real Estate and Canadian investor Ivanhoé Cambridge – has begun construction of two speculative logistics warehouses at a site in Cheshire.
Housebuilders Barratt and David Wilson Homes, with housing association Torus, are to deliver a recently approved scheme to redevelop part of the school's estate on Fence Avenue in Macclesfield, ahead of its move to a £60m campus in Prestbury.
The care home developer has terminated the pre-construction agreement it signed with the ailing contractor and begun the search for another company to build the scheme, as Cheshire-based Cruden braces itself for administration.
A scheme to build 46 affordable homes on the derelict site of the former pub in Winsford is due to start on site this month, according to developer Weaver Vale Housing Trust and contractor Lane End Group.